A Memorable Experience
A warm welcome awaits you in the beautiful surroundings of Argyll’s only ancient castle, with bed and breakfast facilities. Built in 1609 by “Black” Duncan Campbell and restored in 1897 by Sir Duncan Campbell 3rd Baronet of Barcaldine, Barcaldine Castle offers something truly beautiful.
The luxury bed & breakfast in the historic ‘Black Castle’ is set on the peaceful shores of Loch Creran on the West Coast of Scotland, near Oban. Barcaldine Castle is one of only a few ancient castles open to guests on the Scottish mainland. Set against breathtaking views of the snow-capped mountains of Glencoe, the castle is truly a unique place to stay.
The perfect luxury bed & breakfast for couples seeking a romantic break in the Scottish countryside.
What makes a stay at Barcaldine Castle 'The Black Castle' unique?
Barcaldine Castle is unique in so many ways, it boasts amazing views and so much history. They offer a fantastic Afternoon Tea with home baking and fresh local produce. You can sit in the comfort of the Great Hall or Parlour by the fireplaces or if it's nice outside, in their gardens - they have a beautiful patio with tables and chairs. The awning even has heating and lighting!
What are the rooms and facilities on offer at Barcaldine Castle 'The Black Castle'?
Barcaldine Castle has 6 bedrooms. All rooms boast periodic furniture and are completely different. 5 of the castle bedrooms are suitable for 2 guests and 1 of the rooms can sleep 3 guests.
What can guests enjoy when staying in the Oban area?
Oban is well known as the gateway to the isles, a boat trip to the islands is a must! They also have the Oban Distillery where you can tour and even taste the famous whiskey!
Where can guests enjoy food and drink?
Although Barcaldine Castle doesn't have a restaurant they do serve breakfast each morning and can offer afternoon tea's.